The '''Yonder Mountain String Band''' (abbreviated ''YMSB'' and referred to by some as just "Yonder") is an United States|American progressive bluegrass
group from Nederland, Colorado|Nederland
. Composed of Dave Johnston, Ben Kaufmann, Adam Aijala, Allie Kral, and Jacob Joliff the band has released five studio albums and several live recordings to date. Founding member and mandolinist Jeff Austin left the band in 2014 due to creative differences and conflicting career goals.